The Trial Continues: No More Hooks For Abu Hamza
Abu Hamza loses bid to have hooks returned, and will now get $19,000 rubber hands... at the U.S. taxpayer's expense
o Hamza arrived in New York over the weekend after he was extradited from Britain to face terror charges
o Without any kind of hand, Hamza is having to eat all his food with a straw
o It is a result of new rules imposed after a prison security guard was stabbed in the eye with a sharpened comb by a former aide to Osama bin Laden
o Prosthetic expert John N. Billock: 'You could brutalize somebody with it'
o New York based prosthetic maker Arimed said the hands would be custom made for Hamza
Posted by: trailing wife